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The Bighorn Mountain National Forest is s struggling to maintain services, because the US Forest... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
BlueStone2251
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Sheridan, Wyoming
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WOW nice drive

We drove the roads in the park lots to see and amazing views. There looks like many... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2019
qxjim
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Green Brook, New Jersey
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Over one million acres of scenic mountains, valleys and alpine tree forests: great for hiking and biking.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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2013 Eastside 2nd St, Sheridan, WY 82801-9638
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Bighorn Mountain National Forest is s struggling to maintain services, because the US Forest Service cannot get $1.00/acre to manage & maintain the 1.1 million acres of Federal Land, that is an important part of our national heritage. Warning: The Bighorns have unique qualities...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We liked driving through the Bighorn National Park, pretty scenery, canyons and winding roads that were very steep. Driving our way from Rapid City to Cody, we stopped off at the pretty Shell falls took some photos and used the facilities port a potty.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 4 January 2019

We drove the roads in the park lots to see and amazing views. There looks like many trails to explore but we did not stop .

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank qxjim
Reviewed 4 January 2019

So glad we didn’t choose the quick route from Gillette to Cody, instead taking the beautiful Bighorn Scenic Highway drive. As we slowly gained height, we were treated to some great views as the incline is subtle you don’t expect to suddenly be up so...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 2 January 2019

The scenery is good but as a national forest I must have been going through the part that has barely any trees. All and all this area is normal for this part of the country.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 19 December 2018 via mobile

No matter the season, the beauty of the Big Horn National Forest is breathtaking. Designated a Scenic Byway,the hiway through the BHNF is a majestic trip and the beauty of its path through the BHNF is undeniable. In the summer months the meadows of purple...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 17 December 2018 via mobile

Although all I did was drive to the top of the mountain on hwy14 and stop at all the turn outs to take pictures I cannot wait to come back here and explore what in my very humble opinion is one of the most beautiful...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mrhowell6255
Reviewed 15 November 2018 via mobile

This time of year there isn't the traffic to deal with but the views are awesome. You may have snow to deal with, but it adds to the views and experience. Medicine Wheel is close also. Shell falls was closed but if you walk in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 547timothym
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Visiting family in Sheridan and of course have to do the mountains! It’s always a beautiful worth while trek.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Giexplr
Reviewed 4 October 2018

After visiting very busy and high traffic Yellowstone Park, we enjoyed the peaceful scenery of Bighorn National Forest. We wish we could have stayed longer and seen more of the park. Since it was August, the area was more dry and didn't see much wildlife...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Brett G
19 July 2018|
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Response from GarthM601 | Reviewed this property |
Dear Park or the KOA in Buffalo
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Response from nancyzalzalah | Reviewed this property |
You will love Cody such a cool little town spend most of your time there. Definatly do a drive through big horn there it is so amazing there I took over 500 pictures just being in that park alone.
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Response from nancyzalzalah | Reviewed this property |
I did a drive through big horn just beautiful. I googled key places before I went it helps a lot .Best to go to these parks really early in the morning beat the traffic any later too many people
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